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Summer Sunset Shindigs @ Tapnell Farm Park

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Tapnell Farm Park • 29th Jul - 26th Aug

Every Thursday evening throughout the Summer School Holidays

29th July, 5th August, 12th August, 19th August + 26th August

6pm - 9pm

Our Summer Sunset Shindigs are included in the Farm Park evening session admission price (there are no separate tickets) - Simply go to book your admission online as normal and select the evening session on a Thursday to attend the Shindig.

Roll up, roll up for another summer of stunning sunset shindigs at Tapnell Farm Park.

The perfect way to finish a day, surrounded by fabulous fun, food, animals and beautiful scenery. Expect tom-foolery from the Horse Box Theatre and whiz-popping magic from the magicians. Impress loved ones with new circus skills, fly high with aerial silk artists, and boogie on down to live music every Thursday evening throughout the school holidays.

On top of everything else that Tapnell Farm Park has to offer, this is an all-weather family event guaranteed to make you smile!

Please note that the coffee house and soft play barn will close at 8pm (The food trailer and barn remain open until 9pm) + Some outside areas may close off as the light fades.

Online booking only - Book your evening session online here: Plan Your Visit

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Book Shindig Admission

Just pick a Thursday in the summer holidays & select the 18:00 pm session (Included in Farm Park Admission) ONLINE BOOKING ONLY

Music to our ears!

Returning to the Summer Shindig stage this year will be a varied programme of musicians to entertain you throughout the evening.

A feast with friends...

Every Thursday evening we will have a local catering van in the park serving hot food such a Chicken Burgers, Vegan Hot Dogs, Mac'n'Cheese and Pizzas, all served with Salad and Coleslaw (plus more, mixed and match each week)


Our pop-up Shindig bar will also return, serving cold beers, cider, ales and single-serve wine, as well as soft drinks. Drink Aware (over 18s only)

*NEW FOR 2021* Amazing Aerial Silks and Dance performances

At this year's Summer Sunset Shindig, we have the pleasure of hosting a local dance school, Jaydene Lee Arts!

Jaydene and her dancers have worked together to choreograph a show especially for Tapnell Farm Park showcasing a variety of specialist skills (Including Acrobatics!)

Come and see Jaydene and her dancers perform at new heights, in their BRAND NEW Dance and Aerial show PLUS have a go yourself with aerial workshops throughout the evening*.

See their spectacular show every Shindig at 18:30, 19:30 & 20:30.

Definitely not one to be missed!

*workshops run on a first-come, first-served basis.

This is the Greatest Show...

Our roaming circus performers will be back, travelling the farm park demonstrating skills and letting you have a go too! Ever wondered how plates spin on their own, or how a diablo dances through the air? Well now is your chance...


Back by popular demand, the Horse Box Theatre returns to entertain the socks off of you.

With original material, audience participation, and a whole load of belly laughs, you will want to gather around to see this show.

A mix of several short shows each evening with keep the whole family entertained for hours.

It's a kinda' MAGIC!

We will have not one, but two marvellous magicians performing at our Summer Shindigs this year (Alternate weeks)

Our Award-winning Comedy Magician Huxleymagic
will be back to mesmerize and amaze you while making you all giggle along the way too! Kids and Adults alike will not want to miss his fun-packed shows!

And on 5th & 19th, August come and meet the amazing BLIPPO! A new magical Character created by Magician Aaron Isted (More info coming soon...)

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Book Shindig Admission

Just pick a Thursday in the summer holidays & select the 18:00 pm session (Included in Farm Park Admission) ONLINE BOOKING ONLY

Click here

Make a day of it...

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